>> ADSK file

ADSK file format description

Many people share .adsk files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .adsk file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .adsk files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.adsk - Autodesk Exchange File

The ADSK document files are related to AutoDesk Revit. The ADSK file is an Autodesk Exchange File. Autodesk Exchange Format (since versions 2010) based on XML, used e.g. to exchange CAD models between Inventor - Revit - Civil 3D.

AutoDesk Revit
Document files
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Autodesk Exchange File related extensions:
EMC Documentum Message
xTime Project Document
Nero ISO9660 CD-Rom Compilation
Nota Bene Document
ProPresenter 4 DVD Clip
Creately Document Markup Language Document

Naturally, other applications may also use the .adsk file extension. Even harmful programs can create .adsk files. Be especially cautious with .adsk files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .adsk file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .adsk file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

adk, ads, adsm, ask, dsk

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Agricultural Data Interchange Syntax File
ADS40 Header Data
Ada Specification File
ALShow Media Player Skin
Delphi Project Desktop Data
Ad-Aware Skin Data

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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